Public Health

Jake Johnson, staff writer
"Are we willing to sell out the public's right to know about harmful chemicals in the places we work, live, and play, just so that Monsanto can sell more glyphosate?"
Jessica Corbett, staff writer
big tobacco execs
Demanding an investigation by lawmakers, Sanders notes, "this epidemic has not...
Jessica Corbett, staff writer
patients receives vaccine
Sens. Sanders and Baldwin demand urgent action as thousands of community health...


Called "horrifying, infuriating, compelling and hopeful," a new documentary Toxic Hot Seat explores the chemical flame retardants - equally likely to cause cancer and not to work - that are everywhere in our lives and houses, and the massive lobbying efforts of chemical manufacturers and Big Tobacco that put them there. With a new Give Toxics the Boot! campaign. "The average American baby is born with 10 fingers, 10 toes and the highest recorded levels of flame retardants among infants in the...